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lusty Explained

lusty at CMU American English spelling Of Explained:

['lʌstı]

lusty at English => English (Longman) Of Explained:

adj strong and healthy// powerful// --the lusty cry of a new-born baby// --her strong, lusty young husband// -- lustily adv // --Her mother was singing lustily.//

lusty at English => English (Moby Thesaurus II) Of Explained:

133 Moby Thesaurus words for "lusty":
active, acute, adipose, aggressive, animated, beefy, big-bellied,
bloated, blowzy, bosomy, bouncing, brawny, brisk, burly, buxom,
chubby, chunky, concentrated, corpulent, distended, doughty, dumpy,
dynamic, energetic, enormous, enterprising, enthusiastic, fat,
fattish, fleshy, flush, forceful, forcible, forcy, full,
full of pep, full-blooded, full-bodied, full-strength, go-go,
gross, gutsy, gutty, hale, hale and hearty, hard, hard as nails,
hardy, healthy, hearty, heavyset, hefty, hippy, husky, immense,
impetuous, imposing, incisive, intense, iron-hard, keen, kinetic,
lively, living, massive, meaty, mettlesome, mighty, nervy, obese,
obstinate, overweight, paunchy, peppy, plump, podgy, portly,
potbellied, potent, powerful, prodigious, pudgy, puffy, puissant,
pursy, red-blooded, robust, robustious, robustuous, roly-poly,
rotund, rude, rugged, smacking, snappy, spanking, spirited, square,
squat, squatty, stalwart, steely, stocky, stout, strapping,
strenuous, strong, strong as brandy, strong as strong,
strong-willed, sturdy, substantial, swollen, take-charge,
take-over, thick-bodied, thickset, top-heavy, tremendous,
trenchant, tubby, vast, vibrant, vigorous, vital, vivacious, vivid,
well-fed, whacking, whopping, zestful, zesty, zippy

lusty at English => English (English Thesaurus) Of Explained:

[ADJ] (a): sexy, erotic, sexual, carnal, sensual, hot, horny, randy, rutting, passionate, lusty, hot-blooded, libidinous, up, in the mood, homosexual, gay, lesbian, bisexual, % 2, SENSATION 1, Sensation in general.

lusty at English => English (Oxford Advanced Learners) Of Explained:

adjective
healthy and strong:
a lusty young man * lusty singing * a lusty yell
lustily adverb:
singing / cheering lustily

Lusty at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Lusty \Lust"y\, a. [Compar. {Lustier}; superl. {Lustiest}.]
[From {Lust}. See {Lust}, and cf. {Luscious}.]
1. Exhibiting lust or vigor; stout; strong; vigorous; robust;
healthful; able of body.

Neither would their old men, so many as were yet
vigorous and lusty, be left at home. --Milton.

2. Beautiful; handsome; pleasant. [Obs.] --Spenser.

3. Of large size; big. [Obs.] `` Three lusty vessels.''
--Evelyn. Hence, sometimes, pregnant. [Obs. or Prov.]

4. Lustful; lascivious. [Obs.] --Milton.

lusty at English => English (WordNet) Of Explained:

lusty
adj 1: vigorously passionate [syn: {lustful}]
2: endowed with or exhibiting great bodily or mental health; "a
hearty glow of health" [syn: {hearty}, {full-blooded}, {red-blooded}]
[also: {lustiest}, {lustier}]

lusty at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: etyl » enm Inter: term » lusty|lusty, lusti|lang=enm "mirthful, pleasant, delicious, delightful" from Inter: suffix » lust|t1=desire, appetite|y|alt2=y, -i|lang=-. Compare Inter: etyl » dum|- Inter: term » lustich|lang=dum (Inter: n » l Inter: term » lustig|lang=nl "cheerful"), Inter: etyl » gmh|- Inter: term » lustic|lang=gmh (Inter: d » e Inter: term » lustig|lang=de "amusing"), Inter: etyl » non|- Inter: term » lostigr|lang=non (Inter: s » v Inter: term » lustig|lang=sv "funny", Inter: etyl » da|- Inter: term » lystig|lang=da "merry"). More at Inter: l » en|lust, Inter: l » en|-y.

Pronunciation

* Inter: rhymes » ʌsti

Adjective

Inter: en-adj » lustier|lustiest
  • Strong, healthy and vigorous.
    1. hearty and enthusiastic.
    2. Inter: informal » proscribed Given to experiencing lust; enjoying physical sensations.

      Derived terms

      * lustily

  • lustiness

    See also

    * lustful

  • Translation: es » lusty
    Translation: fr » lusty
    Translation: ko » lusty
    Translation: it » lusty
    Translation: kn » lusty
    Translation: mg » lusty
    Translation: my » lusty
    Translation: pl » lusty
    Translation: ru » lusty
    Translation: fi » lusty
    Translation: sv » lusty
    Translation: te » lusty
    Translation: vi » lusty
    Translation: zh » lusty